Sublime Text 2/3 plugin that allows to format a YAML file

Pretty YAML

Prettify YAML plugin for Sublime Text 2 & 3 (Based on Pretty JSON)


Install this sublime text package via Package Control

Usage To prettify YAML, make selection of YAML and press keys:

  • Linux: ctrl+alt+y

  • Windows: ctrl+alt+y

  • OS X: cmd+ctrl+y

If selection is empty and configuration entry use_entire_file_if_no_selection is true, tries to prettify whole file.

If YAML is not valid it will be displayed in status bar of sublime.

Default configuration

This plugin uses PyYAML to process YAML files. You can specify the arguments for the Dumper in the plugin's preferences.



  • View LICENSE files in plugin root and yaml/ subfolders (both MIT)